Personal Finance ManagementCourse Content
o Credit – How does your credit score affect you in the future?
o Car Buying – How can you be a knowledgeable consumer and get the best price
when purchasing a vehicle?
o Auto Insurance – What are some ways to save on auto insurance rates?
o Renting – What do you need to know about leases, rental agreements, and who is
responsible for upkeep and repairs?
o Home Buying – What is a mortgage? How much money does it really cost you to own a home?
o Banking – How do you use online banking? How do you balance a checkbook? Are
all banks similar? How do ATM cards, credit cards, and lines of credit work?
o Taxes – Who has to pay taxes? What types of taxes are taken off your paycheck?
What other taxes are consumers responsible for paying?
o Budgets – How do you plan for the future? How do you not spend more than you make?
o Investments – How do you plan for the future? How does the stock market work?
What are mutual funds?
o Travel – How do you plan a family vacation?
o Careers – What are some skills for success? What are possible interview questions?
How do you prepare a resume, list of references, fill out
cover letter and follow-up letter?